SRUC Craibstone, Aberdeen
£19,048- £21,561 per annum (under review)
Ref: CML/CS/003/22

SRUC is unique in Scotland and one of the largest organisations of its kind in Europe. Our ambitious and exciting vision is to work at local, national and international levels, leading innovation and sustainable development in agriculture and rural sectors.

Applications are invited for an Assistant Trials Officer to join the Crop Trials Team. The Crop Trials Service undertakes research that is intended to underpin the development of resilient and sustainable systems of crop production that are economically viable, but also environmentally and socially acceptable. The postholder will work under the supervision of the Team and will provide support and assist the Trials Officer in all tasks for delivering field trials.

In order to be considered for this role, candidates should have a basic knowledge of arable crops. In addition, knowledge in the use and maintenance of farm machinery as well as previous experience working with arable crops is essential. Due to the nature of the activities, an interest in potatoes, grass and arable land production is desirable.

Occasional evening and weekend work will be required at peak crop sowing and harvesting periods. This role is open to junior candidates and training will be provided if required.

Further details on the responsibilities and requirements for this role can be found in the Job Particulars document which you must read before applying for this role and is downloadable when you click the link below.

For further details, of the requirements for this role, please visit:

Please note that CVs will not be accepted without a completed application form.

SRUC Leading the way in Agricultural and Rural Research, Education & Consultancy.

SRUC is committed to valuing Diversity, advancing Equality and respecting Human Rights throughout the organisation and encouraging applications from disabled people using the “Disability Confident Employer” symbol. SRUC is a member of the Athena SWAN charter.

SRUC. A Charitable company limited by guarantee, SC003712. Registered in Scotland No SC103046

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Web: | Closing Date: Sunday 19th June 2022

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